collyra

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

(Classical) IPA(key): /kolˈlyː.ra/, [kɔl̠ˈl̠yːɾä]

NounEdit

collȳra f (genitive collȳrae); first declension

  1. a kind of pastry of a round, elongated form
  2. pasta, maccaroni, vermicelli
    Furcīs collȳram edimus.
    We are eating pasta with forks.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative collȳra collȳrae
Genitive collȳrae collȳrārum
Dative collȳrae collȳrīs
Accusative collȳram collȳrās
Ablative collȳrā collȳrīs
Vocative collȳra collȳrae

ReferencesEdit

  • collyra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • collyra in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette